[OSM-talk] [tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC-(man_made=mineshaft)

Lesi lesi at lesi.is-a-geek.net
Tue Oct 20 20:16:02 BST 2009

> If you just add a disused=yes, pretty much nothing that works with the
> OSM data will recognise that it is no longer a cafe. Instead you
> should use something like old_amenity=cafe, or
> amenity=closed;closed=cafe, that way there won't be any confusion.

I agree with you, but at the moment disused=yes is widely used and not 
deprecated. So there is no reason to use a different system with mineshafts. 
I would recommend to start a proposal to deprecate disused=yes and replace 
it with xxxx=closed;closed=yyyy.


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